Real Business has sought insights on Instagram success for SMEs, speaking with the head of small of medium businesses at the Facebook-owned platform.
Corporate firms spent a third more on SME collaboration than on research and development in the past year, although the number of deals has declined.
Crowdfunding meets co-working as Crowdcube has tied up with WeWork to achieve its European growth ambitions, with the US and Far East also in sight.
Oft-cited startup hubs, apart from Silicon Valley, include London and Berlin. But a new community has blossomed somewhere colder: Nordic countries Sweden, Denmark and Finland are quickly becoming “best in class”.
With the first Google Demo Day outside of the US taking place at the company’s new Kings Cross campus, Real Business went along to discover why it’s better to be fast, open and, all importantly, collaborative in today’s fast-moving tech market.
Facebook has brought together 15 fast-growth British businesses to form a UK SME Council, which Olly Sewell, senior manager of SMB in UK & Ireland, discussed in detail with Real Business.
Virtual and augmented reality are hitting the headlines for their ability to propel users into new environments or add new elements to games. But one of the most promising areas to be revolutionised will be the workplace.
Some of the greatest risks to a small business in its early phases are not the lack of ideas, ambition or market knowledge, but the business basics.
Last month I discussed our approach to our annual budget, one aspect of which is considering how much we spend on sponsorship and influencers to engage with the Christopher Ward brand.
Ed Cooke and his business Memrise have a new office, and important decisions like the right coffee machine got him thinking about company culture.
As humans we often learn more from our mistakes than our successes – and I suspect this is now ringing true for Uber boss Travis Kalanick after a video of him berating one of his drivers went viral.
Trends are always coming and going, but one that’s stuck around for much longer than most is the focus on workplace collaboration and engagement.